Re: better xterm mouse support
- On Thu, Jun 30, 2005 at 03:28:32PM -0700, Andrew Pimlott wrote:
> [Replying to old mail.]I think (but I could be mistaken) mrxvt has this feature. I know it has
> On Fri, May 06, 2005 at 06:48:10PM -0400, Joe Allen wrote:
> > I've submitted a patch for xterm to xterm's maintainer Thomas Dickey.
> While you're at it... :-) I don't enable the mouse in vim, because
> regular cut-n-paste functionality is much more valuable to me than using
> it to control the cursor (and holding down shift is too much for my poor
> brain to remembe). But on the other hand, using the scroll wheel to
> scroll in vim would be much more valuable to me than scrolling through
> the xterm buffer.
> I would absolutely love it if I could have the best of both: button 1-3
> and motion events handled by xterm, but wheel (button 4-) events passed
> to vim. As I understand it, it is not possible to ask xterm for only
> some of the buttons. But if someone hacked this in, and hacked vim to
> support it, he would have my gratitude.
a feature to bind keys in the main screen only (so the bindings will not
work when running vim / less / mutt / etc). I'm not sure if that extends
to mouse buttons.
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